Career Opportunities

Rotating Machinery Services, Inc. is looking toward future expansion in order to meet an increasing demand for our expertise and products. We employ engineers, drafters, project managers, purchasing and administration staff, as well as various levels of shop and mechanical personnel. We encourage qualified applicants to submit resumes either via email or USPS mail.

Send resumes to:
Attn: Human Resources
Rotating Machinery Services, Inc.
2760 Baglyos Circle
Bethlehem, PA 18020

Or email:
recruiting@rotatingmachinery.com

 

No agencies or phone calls, please.

Repair  Engineer

The Repair Engineer is responsible for leading repair activities of engineered rotating machinery within the Bethlehem Repair Facility for Rotating Machinery Services, Inc.  These activities include, but are not limited, to inspections, dispositions, recommended repairs and execution of the elected repairs.  The Bethlehem Repair facility repairs a wide range of critical equipment, such as, centrifugal compressors, steam turbines, hot gas expanders, axial compressors, helical screw compressors, power turbines and integrally geared compressors.    

The Repair Engineer is the recognized technical resource at the repair facility and will engage with recognized technical authorities, project management, suppliers and customer personnel as required to assure the mechanical integrity of the repair. 

Location: Bethlehem, PA

  • Maintain a safe working environment and a commitment to safety excellence
  • Development of standard work procedures and templates to facilitate routine inspection and repair activities
  • Process improvement of existing work procedures and processes
  • Develop project specific work scopes, work instructions, shop routings
  • Evaluation and summary of findings with recommendations for repair or replace of the damaged or worn components
  • Recommendations for upgrades where appropriate to improve equipment durability and / or extend mean time between repair
  • Technical contact for assigned repair projects and resolved non-conformities
  • Evaluate, (maintain awareness of), evolving or developing repair techniques and technologies that could be effectively applied
  • Assist with vendor development with focus on capability and technology
  • Occasionally perform field walk-throughs, assist with review of parts in customer’s warehouse, leverage past experience, product knowledge and contacts to help develop new business opportunities

Education:

·         BS Mechanical Engineering Preferred 

Knowledge Requirements:

·         Mechanical equipment design and function, knowledge of turbomachinery preferred

·         Installation, assembly and disassembly of turbo machinery

·         Demonstrated communication and leadership skills

·         Familiar with inspection and quality control practices

·         Familiar with standard industrial repair practices, knowledge of API – 687

Experience:

·        Minimum of 5 to 7 years of direct contact with turbomachinery overhaul, installation and maintenance, including shop and /      field involvement as a customer or end user.

·         Use of standard mechanical engineering analysis tools and software

·         All applications will be reviewed for relevance to Rotating Machinery Services, Inc. needs

 

 

Rotor Assembly Technician

Rotating Machinery Services, Inc. (RMS) is seeking a qualified Rotor Assembly Technician . The Rotor Assembly Technician will Assemble components in accordance with procedures, drawings, work instructions, and specifications. It is critical to have experience using calipers, gauges, micrometers & other measuring tools to determine the condition of components and assemblies. The Rotor Assembly Technician is also expected to generate inspection reports as required and assist with documenting quality issues and solutions.

Location: Bethlehem, PA

  • Maintain a safe working environment and a commitment to safety excellence.
  • Responsible for understanding and complying with the safety policy, procedures, and
    instructions
  • Assemble components in accordance with procedures, drawings, work instructions, and
    specifications.
  • Perform precision balancing on components and assemblies to specified requirements.
  • Use calipers, gauges, micrometers & other measuring tools to determine the condition of
    components and assemblies.
  • Assemble various configurations of components to corresponding assembly prints utilizing
    available tooling, gauging and equipment.
  • Generate inspection reports as required and assist with documenting quality issues and
    solutions.
  • Maintaining a clean and organized work area.
  • Ability to understand assembly and manufacturing prints
  • Other projects and responsibilities may be added at the company’s discretion.
  • At least two years of experience working in an industrial or machine shop setting preferred.
  • Minimum of two years of experience with component assembly and dynamic balancing.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required.
  • Ability and willingness to work in an environment of constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching,
    bending and other physical activities.
  • Ability and willingness to be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily
    standing and sitting, as required.
  • Ability and willingness to work around and use large propane / acetylene torches.
  • Ability to operate small lifts, pallet jacks and other lifting equipment (training will be provided on
    our specific equipment, but basic skills are required beforehand).
  • Basic oral and written communication skills.
  • Basic computer and math skills.
  • Patience, attention to detail, and willingness to learn.
  • Safety Conscience

Oil-Free Screw or Centrifugal Compressor Mechanic


Due to growth, Rotating Machinery Services, Inc. (RMS) is seeking qualified Oil-Free Screw or Centrifugal Compressor Mechanic’s for our Houston shop location.

The Oil-Free Screw or Centrifugal Compressor Mechanic position will perform a variety of mechanical operations/tasks on rotating equipment components and assemblies to ensure compliance with specifications and quality requirements.

Location: Houston, TX

The requirements below are the minimum requirements an employee needs to fulfill this position. They are representative of the knowledge, skills and ability required for the position.

• Complete “as received” photo documentation and visual inspection of assemblies and customer furnished spare parts

• Disassemble complex rotating equipment and provide written observations of failure modes and condition of “as received” parts

• Assist in cleaning and prepping parts for NDT and PMI examination

• Perform and document detailed dimensional and runout inspection of all components

• Provide written inspection report, to include recommended repairs, and replacement parts needed

• Provide written instructions and drawings to other crafts involved in manufacture or repair of components

• Perform quality checks on customer furnished, manufactured, and repaired components prior to final assembly

• Assemble equipment complete per OEM, ASME, API, or customer supplied specification

• Document all final sizes, clearances, and documentation to provide customer with a final repair report

• Set up and perform hydrotest or pneumatic pressure test, as required, on equipment per customer specifications

• Communicate with supervision, crafts, and customers during the inspection and repair process

• Supply basic mechanics tools and measuring devices required to complete work as assigned

• Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required

• Ability and willingness to work in an environment of constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities

• Ability and willingness to be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required

• Ability and willingness to work around and use large propane/acetylene torches

• Ability to operate small lifts, pallet jacks and other lifting equipment (training will be provided on our specific equipment, but basic skills are required beforehand)

• Basic oral and written communication skills

• Basic computer and math skills

• High School Diploma or GED required

• 5+ years’ industry experience in an Oil-Free Screw or Centrifugal Compressor mechanic position working on rotating equipment

• Current or previous Oil-Free Screw or Centrifugal Compressor Mechanic experience highly desired

Machinist


Rotating Machinery Services is seeking qualified applicants for our current opening for Machinist for our Houston, TX and Bethlehem, PA locations.

The Machinist primary functions are to perform a variety of basic machining practices involved in turning, milling, drilling, and threading operations on turbomachinery components and assemblies to ensure compliance with specifications and quality requirements.

The requirements below are the minimum requirements an employee needs to fulfill this position. They are representative of the knowledge, skills, and ability required for the position.

Location: Bethlehem, PA and Houston, TX

• Ability and willingness to work in a team environment

• Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required

• Ability and willingness to work in an environment of constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities

• Ability and willingness to work in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required

• Ability and willingness to work around and use large propane/acetylene torches

• Ability and willingness to operate small lifts, pallet jacks and other lifting equipment (training will be provided on our specific equipment, but basic skills are required beforehand)

• Basic oral and written communication skills

• Basic computer and math skills

• Patience, attention to detail, and willingness to learn

• Must be familiar with basic machining practices involved in turning, milling, drilling, threading operations

• Must be competent reading drawings and following instructions necessary to produce usable and saleable parts

• Must be able to hold tolerances as dictated by drawings, written instructions, or industry standards

• Must be proficient with the use of, the care of, and the calibration of all types of measuring devices (e.g., micrometers (OD and ID), dial calipers, dial indicators, etc.)

• Must possess and provide basic tools required for the execution of the position of manual machinist

• Must be able to comply with all safety directives and programs established by RMS and or our customers

• High School Diploma or GED required

Mechanic


Rotating Machinery Services is seeking qualified applicants for our current opening for Mechanic for our Houston, TX and Bethlehem, PA locations.The Mechanic position will perform a variety of mechanical operations / tasks on turbomachinery components and assemblies to ensure compliance with specifications and quality requirements.

The Mechanic position will perform a variety of mechanical operations / tasks on turbomachinery components and assemblies to ensure compliance with specifications and quality requirements.

Location: Bethlehem, PA and Houston, TX

The requirements below are the minimum requirements an employee needs to fulfill this position. They are representative of the knowledge, skills and ability required for the position.

 • Complete “as received” photo documentation and visual inspection of assemblies and customer furnished spare parts

• Disassemble complex rotating equipment and provide written observations of failure modes and condition of “as received” parts

• Assist in cleaning and prepping parts for NDT and PMI examination

• Perform and document detailed dimensional and runout inspection of all components

• Provide written inspection report, to include recommended repairs, and replacement parts needed

• Provide written instructions and drawings to other crafts involved in manufacture or repair of components

• Perform quality checks on customer furnished, manufactured, and repaired components prior to final assembly

• Assemble equipment complete per OEM, ASME, API, or customer supplied specification

• Document all final sizes, clearances, and documentation to provide customer with a final repair report

• Set up and perform hydrotest or pneumatic pressure test, as required, on equipment per customer specifications

• Communicate with supervision, crafts, and customers during the inspection and repair process

• Supply basic mechanics tools and measuring devices required to complete work as assigned

• Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required

• Ability and willingness to work in an environment of constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities

• Ability and willingness to be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required

• Ability and willingness to work around and use large propane/acetylene torches

• Ability to operate small lifts, pallet jacks and other lifting equipment (training will be provided on our specific equipment, but basic skills are required beforehand)

• Basic oral and written communication skills

• Basic computer and math skills

• High School Diploma or GED required

• 5-10 years industry experience

Corporate Office
2760 Baglyos Circle
Bethlehem, PA 18020

Tel: 484-821-0702
Fax: 484-821-0710

Houston Sales Office
16676 Northchase Dr. Ste 400
Houston, TX 77060

Tel: 484-821-0702

South Houston Shop
11410 Dumas Street
Houston, TX 77034

Tel: 484-821-0702

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